The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 60 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.41% 0.44% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.08% 2.44% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Median salary £47,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -3.52%
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.68% -
MPLS
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 164 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.16% 18.18% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 123 139 136
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the South Yorkshire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

MPLS
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +26 9 £47,500 +15.85%
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) OSPF
3 10 (71.43%) BGP
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
5 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
6 7 (50.00%) Juniper
6 7 (50.00%) Linux
6 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (42.86%) Network Design
8 5 (35.71%) Windows
8 5 (35.71%) IPv6
8 5 (35.71%) VMware
9 4 (28.57%) Internet
9 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (28.57%) Junos
10 3 (21.43%) High Availability
10 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
10 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
10 3 (21.43%) VoIP
10 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 3 (21.43%) CCNP
10 3 (21.43%) ITIL
10 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 3 (21.43%) Project Management
10 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) BGP
2 10 (71.43%) OSPF
3 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) IPv6
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) Junos
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) VRRP
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
8 1 (7.14%) FWSM
8 1 (7.14%) HSRP
8 1 (7.14%) Network Security
8 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) IBM XIV
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.14%) PlayStation
2 1 (7.14%) Symmetrix
2 1 (7.14%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 6 (42.86%) Network Design
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) MCTS
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 14001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) BIND 9
3 1 (7.14%) qmail
3 1 (7.14%) Shibboleth
3 1 (7.14%) Varnish
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Cacti
2 1 (7.14%) Graphite
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Opsview
2 1 (7.14%) Pingdom
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) New Relic
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam